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ISBN13: 9780061020711
ISBN10: 0061020710
Condition: Standard
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Terry Pratchett's profoundly irreverent novels are consistent number one bestsellers in England, where they have garnered him a revered position in the halls of parody next to Mark Twain, Kurt Vonnegut, Douglas Adams, and Carl Hiaasen.

The Color of Magic is Terry Pratchett's maiden voyage through the now-legendary land of Discworld. This is where it all begins--with the tourist Twoflower and his wizard guide, Rincewind.

Synopsis:

On a world supported on the back of a giant turtle (sex unknown), a gleeful, explosive, wickedly eccentric expedition sets out. There's an avaricious but inept wizard, a naive tourist whose luggage moves on hundreds of dear little legs, dragons who only exist if you believe in them, and of course THE EDGE of the planet...

About the Author

Terry Pratchett is one of the most popular living authors in the world. His first story was published when he was thirteen, and his first full-length book when he was twenty. He worked as a journalist to support the writing habit, but gave up the day job when the success of his books meant that it was costing him money to go to work.

Prachett's acclaimed novels are bestsellers in the U.S. and the United Kingdom and have sold more than twenty-one million copies worldwide. He lives in England, where he writes all the time. (It's his hobby as well.)

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ragruger1022, October 17, 2008 (view all comments by ragruger1022)
Here are your keys to the book that started it all. Here is sci-fi fantasy meeting satire heads up. It does not really matter where you take up the Disc World stories at, but why not at the beginning? Enjoy!
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Product Details

ISBN:
9780061020711
Author:
Pratchett, Terry
Publisher:
Harper Collins
Author:
by Terry Pratchett and Victor Gollancz
Author:
Gollancz, Victor
Location:
New York :
Subject:
Fiction
Subject:
Fantasy - General
Subject:
Fantasy fiction
Subject:
Fantasy - Series
Subject:
Discworld (Imaginary place)
Subject:
Discworld
Subject:
General Fiction
Subject:
Satire
Subject:
Humorous fiction
Subject:
Science Fiction and Fantasy-Series Adventure
Subject:
Science Fiction and Fantasy-Fantasy
Subject:
Science Fiction and Fantasy-Fantasy-Epic
Copyright:
Edition Description:
MassMktPB
Series:
Discworld Novels
Series Volume:
01
Publication Date:
March 2000
Binding:
Book
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Pages:
240
Dimensions:
6.72x4.20x.63 in. .26 lbs.

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"Synopsis" by , On a world supported on the back of a giant turtle (sex unknown), a gleeful, explosive, wickedly eccentric expedition sets out. There's an avaricious but inept wizard, a naive tourist whose luggage moves on hundreds of dear little legs, dragons who only exist if you believe in them, and of course THE EDGE of the planet...
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